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The New Zealand Journal of Forestry is a journal publishing technical articles and peer-reviewed research relevant to forestry in New Zealand and the South Pacific.  It has been published since 1925 (as Te Kura Ngahere until 1936).  Full text articles are available as PDF files for all issues.  Issues < 3 years old are restricted to members/subscribers - all older issues are available free.  Authors may self-archive the publisher's version/pdf of their paper on open-access websites with the condition that the author attributes the paper to the journal.  The New Zealand Journal of Forestry is published by the New Zealand Institute of Forestry (Inc.).

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  Current Issue:
Kent Chalmers
Pages: 2
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 167 KB)

Feature article
Managing risk and uncertainty through adaptive forest management
Grace B. Villamor, Andrew Dunningham, Andrea Grant and Peter W. Clinton
Pages: 3–10
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 587 KB)

Feature article
Climate forestry and national climate policy
Sean Weaver, Te Kapunga Dewes and Matt Walsh
Pages: 11–18
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 448 KB)

Feature article
Politics and carbon - controversy continues to provoke policy response
Kit Richards
Pages: 19–22
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 229 KB)

Feature article
Credence attributes and ESG investment - opportunities for New Zealand forestry marketing
Karen Bayne, Sebastian Klinger, Richard Yao and Tim Payn
Pages: 23–29
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 329 KB)

Professional Paper
Low-volume selective harvesting of farm totara - a practical trial
Paul Quinlan
Pages: 30–35
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 446 KB)

Professional Paper
Discount rates used for forest valuation - results of 2021 survey
Bruce Manley
Pages: 36–44
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 416 KB)

New Zealand nurseries - predictions for the future
David South
Pages: 45
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 192 KB)

PDFs of issues < 3 years old are restricted to subscribers.  Free access will always be available to issues > 3 years old.